The 2008 Mercedes-Benz M Class is a luxury SUV featuring all of the quality amenities Mercedes enthusiasts have come to appreciate. This four door five passenger sport utility vehicle comes equipped with a variety engine choices ranging from a 215 horsepower 3.0-liter diesel-powered V6 with 4WD and a 7-speed automatic transmission to a 503 horsepower 6.3-liter gas-powered V8 with 4WD and a 7-speed automatic. Comfort and convenience features include auto dual zone climate control, heated leather lumbar seats, a navigation system, power controls and a trip computer.Read more Read less
For 2008 there are a number of equipment changes to Mercedes-Benz' V6 ML350 and diesel ML320 CDI, including larger, 19-inch wheels, a new grille and trim, and a standard power sunroof. A new ML550 model replaces the ML500, and it includes the new-generation, 382-horsepower, 5.5L V8, as well as additional equipment from in-house tuner AMG. The high-performance ML63 AMG carries over with no significant changes. Also, a limited-edition, "Edition 10" V6 model for 2008 comes loaded with features and celebrates the tenth anniversary of the M-Class. It has a unique interior scheme with Birch and Macadamia woods and black leather, special Obsidian Black or Arctic White paint, and a chrome shadow finish for the grille and skid plates.
Comfortable ride and seating; off-road ability; fuel-efficiency (ML320 CDI); acceleration (ML550 and ML63).
The Mercedes-Benz 2008 M-Class is on-road friendly and a good family hauler, with improved ride and handling, while still maintaining its off-road ability. The ML320 CDI is notably frugal as well as luxurious, while the ML550 adds more luxury and power, and the ML63 AMG leads the pack in exclusivity, at about double the price of the ML350.